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Discover 23 places tagged “Art” in Italy
Parish Church of Santa Maria del Popolo
A treasure trove of Renaissance-era funerary art in a Roman church built on top of Nero's grave.
Added by Blackpaint20
Metropoliz Museum of the Other and the Elsewhere
An abandoned Roman salami factory has found new life as an art space home to 200 squatters.
Added by Michael Inscoe
Villa of Tiberius
The Roman Emperor's lost summer home and grotto full of enormous sculptures sit along the Italian seashore.
Added by mulishwhim
Il Bosco della Ragnaia
Stumbling upon this whimsical wooded garden is like stepping into an enchanted forest full of philosophical musings.
Added by bq
Hermitage of St. Albert Butrio
A beautiful chapel on the hills of the Oltrepò Pavese claims to house the tomb of King Edward II of England.
Added by federicoarrigoni
Santa Maria Capua Vetere, Italy
Mithraeum at Santa Maria Capua Vetere
The underground sanctuary of a mysterious ancient Roman religious cult contains an exquisite traditional fresco.
Added by Nero
Coreglia Antelminelli, Italy
Museum of Plaster Figurines and Emigration
The link between these two seemingly disparate themes is crucial to the history of this Tuscan hill town.
Added by Dr Alan P Newman
San Remo, Italy
Old Bussana (Bussana Vecchia)
An ancient rogue artist community hidden next to one of the world's most glitzy and glamorous cities.
Added by EM24
Giant Hands of Venice’s Grand Canal
A new sculpture calls attention to climate change in the centuries-old city it threatens.
Added by lewblank
'Mi Sono Perso' ('I Am Lost')
An enigmatic modern marker left next to a historic Roman site.
Added by diffendale
The Crypt of the Original Sin
A cave in southern Italy adorned with thousand-year-old Biblical frescoes existed in obscurity until fairly recently.
Added by pn161220
Museo Opificio delle Pietre Dure
Overlooked amid the tourist bustle of Florence, this museum is dedicated to the craft of stone inlay.
Added by zackofalltrades
Borgo Valsugana, Italy
An open air museum in an Alpine mountain valley features works designed to blend in with—and disintegrate back into—their natural surroundings.
Added by Max Cortesi
Peggy Guggenheim's Grave
The only museum with its curator—and her pets—buried inside.
Added by rls93
Michelangelo's Hidden Drawings
The doodles of a genius line the walls of a secret room under the Medici Chapel.
Added by AaronNetsky
Added by karolinadeling
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